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Adrian Walker

Walker is a columnist for the Metro section. He provides commentary and opinion on local and regional news as well as society and culture. Walker started as a Metro columnist in 1998. His column appears Mondays and Fridays.

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MBTA employees are also on the front lines, often unnoticed

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MBTA employees are also on the front lines, often unnoticed

In a time of social isolation, Mayor Walsh sends a message to those in recovery

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"I’m trying to send a subtle message that one day at a time, we’ll all get through this,'' Mayor Walsh said.

Lawmaker and physician, Jon Santiago sees coronavirus epidemic from two sides

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“The emergency room at BMC is always intense,” Representative Jon Santiago said last week. Now, more than ever.

What happens to the homeless in the age of coronavirus?

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“Our families are in triple jeopardy,” a leading advocate for Boston's homeless said Tuesday.